- Cold-hardy down to -45 degrees
- Compact plant ideal for pots or borders
- Berries have a "wild blueberry" flavor
- Excellent fall ornamental
Survives winter tem peratures of -45°F, yet performs well in warmer areas as well. Attractive compact mounding habit, Northsky grows to 1 1/2 ft. tall and about 2 ft. wide. Perfect for containers or incorporating into the landscape, it offers three seasons of color. Snow-white blooms and dense, glossy green foliage appear in the spring, deep sky-blue berries ripen in July, and leaves turn brilliant red in autumn. Berries are small and have that rich "wild" blueberry flavor. Yields range from one to two lbs. per bush. Zones 3-7.